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Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Bat Boy, 9, Dies After Being Struck In Baseball Game

Monday, August 03, 2015

During his team's game Saturday, Kaiser Carlile was hit in the head by a bat as he ran past the on-deck circle. The tragic accident has left a Kansas community in mourning.

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Greek Stocks Drop Sharply As Market Reopens For First Time Since June

Monday, August 03, 2015

When it opened, the Athens Stock Exchange General Index plummeted from 797.52 down to a new 52-week low of 615 — a drop of nearly 23 percent.

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Jericho Isn't Cecil's Brother And Is Probably Still Alive, Lion Researcher Says

Saturday, August 01, 2015

Citing "huge disgust and sadness," a conservation group said the lion nicknamed Jericho had been killed Saturday. But a researcher in Zimbabwe says he doesn't believe it.

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Wildfires In California Spur Emergency Declaration; 1 Firefighter Dead

Saturday, August 01, 2015

Nine of the largest fires cover areas of at least 1,000 acres each; a firefighter from Rapid City, S.D., was killed while battling one large blaze in Northern California.

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After Devastating Injury, Austrian Pole Vaulter Is Breathing On Her Own

Saturday, August 01, 2015

Doctors say the fall has left Kira Grunberg, 21, a paraplegic — a development that shocked the sports world in Europe and brought offers of emotional and financial support.

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Sailing Federation Will Test Waters For Viruses In Brazil's Olympics Venues

Saturday, August 01, 2015

The International Sailing Federation says the move is prompted by concerns over athletes' health and safety, after reports of raw sewage and trash in the water around Rio.

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MH370 Update: Recovered Jet Section Arrives At French Lab For Testing

Saturday, August 01, 2015

After the large piece of debris was discovered on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean this week, Malaysia Airlines said it "is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777."

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Dispute Emerges Over Drone Shot Down By Kentucky Man

Friday, July 31, 2015

William Meredith, 47, of Bullitt County, Ky., was arrested Sunday after he used his shotgun to bring down a drone that he said hovered above his property in a suburb of Louisville.

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Federal Court Places A Stay On Order Compelling NCAA To Pay Athletes

Friday, July 31, 2015

The ruling comes nearly a year after a district court judge ruled that the NCAA violated antitrust laws and should let schools pay athletes $5,000.

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New Ebola Vaccine Has '100 Percent' Effectiveness In Early Results

Friday, July 31, 2015

The trial of the VSV-EBOV vaccine was called Ebola ça Suffit — French for "Ebola that's enough." Researchers say it's both effective and quick, with no new Ebola cases 6 days after vaccination.

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Md. Governor Orders Closure Of 'Deplorable' Baltimore City Jail

Thursday, July 30, 2015

A 2013 investigation resulted in the indictment of "25 people — including 13 women working as corrections officers" on racketeering and drug charges. Nearly 20 more faced other charges.

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3 U.Va. Graduates Sue 'Rolling Stone,' Reporter Over Rape Article

Thursday, July 30, 2015

News of the lawsuit by former Phi Kappa Psi members comes along with word that Rolling Stone's managing editor, Will Dana, has resigned.

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'Top Gear' Team Signs Deal With Amazon; New Car Show Set For 2016

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The trio left the BBC under a cloud after Jeremy Clarkson's contract was not renewed because of a physical and verbal attack on a show producer.

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SpaceShipTwo 'Pilot Was Thrown From The Vehicle' High In Atmosphere

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

SpaceShipTwo broke apart soon after it reached supersonic speeds and an altitude of around 50,000 feet. Its pilot says his parachute opened in a "gentlemanly" fashion, after he had fallen for a while.

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Windows 10 Rolls Out, Along With Concern Over Sharing Wi-Fi Passwords

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The new operating system includes user-friendly features, such as a personal assistant named Cortana. But its Wi-Fi Sense feature has sparked security concerns.

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Migrant Dies In Calais As Thousands Try To Use Channel Tunnel

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Since Jan. 1, French officials have intercepted more than 37,000 migrants who were hoping to jump on trains or trucks heading to Britain via the Channel Tunnel.

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Researchers Warn Against 'Autonomous Weapons' Arms Race

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Already, researcher Stuart Russell says, sentry robots in South Korea "can spot and track a human being for a distance of 2 miles — and can very accurately kill that person."

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NFL's Goodell Upholds Tom Brady's 4-Game Suspension

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Until June, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady did not acknowledge to investigators that he had destroyed his cellphone, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says.

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Arizona Cardinals Hire Female Coach For Training Camp And Preseason

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

"I am honored to be a part of this amazing team," says Jen Welter, an athlete and sports psychologist.

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Former N.Y. Prison Employee Enters Guilty Plea Related To Inmates' Escape

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Joyce Mitchell, the Clinton Correctional Facility worker who was charged last month with aiding two convicted killers' escape, has reached a deal with prosecutors.

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